Christmas 2022

We're running lots of fantastic festive events in the lead up to the Winter break, take a look at what you can enjoy below.

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Festive How-To Cook Workshop

Wednesday 30 November and Wednesday 07 December, 15:00 - 17:00, Veg Out. Learn to cook a delicious budget-friendly meal with our team! Cook tomato soup on 30 November and mac & cheese on 07 December. Booking required (free event).

Book your free ticket: 30 November Book your free ticket: 07 December
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Festive Cupcake Decorating Workshop

Thursday 01 December, 12:00 - 13:00 and 13:00 - 14:00, Building 42. Join Baking Society in an hour workshop at SUSU, where members Baking Society will demonstrate different skills and methods of cupcake decorating with a festive twist. You will then get the chance to have a go at decorating cupcakes yourself. Booking required (free event).

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Festive Roller Disco

Saturday 03 December, 17:00 - 22:00, The Cube. Skate around our roller disco to your favourite festive tunes! 1 ticket = 1 hour skate session: please take note of the time you choose when making your booking. Please arrive 15 minutes before your booked time to get your skates on. Booking required (free event).

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Christmas WSA X Pitcher & Piano Night

Tuesday 06 December, 20:00 - 02:00, Pitcher and Piano Winchester Your monthly WSA X Pitcher & Piano Night is back, and with a Christmassy twist this time! FREE welcome shot on arrival; 2-4-1 festive cocktails until 22:00; FREE transport back to your door! Tickets are £3.50, or £4.00 on the door. Booking required (£3.00 + booking fee).

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Gingerbread House Decorating

Wednesday 07 December, 17:30 - 19:30, The Bridge. Decorate a cute gingerbread kit to take home (and eat!). One ticket reserves a gingerbread kit for up to 4 people. 1 x Gingerbread Kit will be provided per table, so you can all build it together! Booking required (free event).

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Christmas Club Night

Friday 09 December, 22:00 - 02:00, The Cube. Join us for a festive Christmas night in The Cube! We're bringing you all the cheesy hits you love PLUS all your favourite Christmas tunes! Booking required (£5.00 + booking fee).

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Give It A Go Crafternoon: Christmas Bauble Painting

Thursday 08 December, 14:00 - 16:00, The Bridge In this afternoon craft session, you will get the chance to choose a bauble and paint it in your own style. No booking required, just come along!.

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Give It A Go Crafternoon: Air Clay Your Photo

Monday 12 December, 14:00 - 16:00, The Bridge. Not sure what you should choose as a gift for your friend or family member? A handmade 3D photo could be the best choice! In this afternoon craft session, you'll have the opportunity to make a 3D photo using the air clay we provide. Remember to bring in a photo that is meaningful to you! Booking required (£3.50 + booking fee).

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Christmas Crafts playlist

Christmas Crafts!

Learn to craft your own festive decorations, cook delicious food (homemade roast potatoes, anyone?) and mix amazing cocktails with our short videos.

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Academic Support

Academic Support

If you need help and advice around academic issues, exam tips, academic integrity or special considerations, there is lots of support available via our online guides and resources.

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SUSU Support

Help and Advice

Although The Advice Centre is closed over Christmas you can still access our online advice and support resources for academic, housing and finance issues.

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Mental Health Support

Mental Health Support

If you need support with your mental health over the break, the following organisations will be available for support: Togetherall, Student Space and Samaritans. The University's Wellbeing Team can be contacted via 02380 599599.

Help in a Crisis

Help in a Crisis

If you need urgent help, please use the following sources of support:

Police: in an emergency call 999, or for non-emergency situations call 101 or report online.

Medical help: in an emergency call 999, or for medical help that is not an emergency call 111.

In other emergency situations you will also be able to contact University Security, Samaritans, or the organisations listed in the drop-down menu on our Support page.